Metapontum. Nomos circa 290-280, AR 7.62 g. Head of Demeter r., wearing barley wreath, triple-pendant earring and pearl necklace; in l. field, ΔI. Rev. ΜΕΤΑ Ear of barley with leaf l.; in l. field, ornamented candelabrum and below, [T 90° to left]A and in r. field, long-filleted thyrsus. SNG ANS 508 (these dies). Johnston D3.9 (these dies). Historia Numorum Italy 1620.
Very rare and in exceptional condition for the issue. Wonderful
old cabinet tone and good extremely fine
Ex Tkalec sale 28 October 1994, 26.
|Price realized||7'500 CHF|
|Starting price||4'000 CHF|